NS3960 : Howwood railway station, Renfrewshire

taken 4 years ago, near to Howwood, Renfrewshire, Great Britain

Howwood railway station, Renfrewshire
Howwood railway station, Renfrewshire
Opened in 1876 the Glasgow & South Western Railway on the line from Glasgow to Ayr, this station closed in 1955. It was rebuilt and reopened on the same site in 2001.
View south west towards Lochwinnoch and Ayr. In 1840, there had been a short-lived station immediately behind the camera position, which only lasted a few months. See NS3960 : Howwood 1st railway station (site), Renfrewshire.
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Date Taken
Friday, 4 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3951 6045 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:48.6344N 4:33.7548W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3959 6049
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Glasgow & South Western Railway  London Midland & Scottish Railway  Railway Station  Train Station 

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